Period
to 25 February 2020

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 552 610 646
Rank change year-on-year +58 +36 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 532 593 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 430 529 530
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £30,225
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 117,904 144,261 167,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.95% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 94,501 115,552 137,876
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 461 £55,000 - 72
UK excluding London +71 374 £47,500 +2.70% 57
London +17 150 £67,500 +3.85% 18
South East +49 111 £55,000 +10.00% 24
North of England +43 96 £48,750 +8.33% 14
North West +58 57 £50,000 - 9
Scotland +33 53 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Midlands +44 40 £42,500 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire +20 36 £45,000 - 4
East of England +80 35 £50,000 - 5
South West +17 27 £42,500 -5.56% 1
East Midlands +44 25 £40,000 +6.67% 4
West Midlands +26 15 £43,500 +2.35% 6
Wales +4 12 £42,178 +5.45%
North East +5 3 £43,500 -20.91% 1

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 532 (100.00%) .NET
2 520 (97.74%) Software Engineering
3 491 (92.29%) C#
4 315 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
5 251 (47.18%) SQL
6 248 (46.62%) JavaScript
7 231 (43.42%) SQL Server
8 230 (43.23%) Azure
9 215 (40.41%) ASP.NET
10 177 (33.27%) .NET Core
11 168 (31.58%) Microsoft
12 153 (28.76%) AngularJS
13 149 (28.01%) MVC
14 135 (25.38%) Finance
15 129 (24.25%) HTML
16 127 (23.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 117 (21.99%) CSS
18 116 (21.80%) AWS
19 109 (20.49%) .NET Framework
20 108 (20.30%) Microservices
21 102 (19.17%) Scrum
22 98 (18.42%) React
23 88 (16.54%) OO
24 87 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
25 83 (15.60%) T-SQL
26 81 (15.23%) Web Services
26 81 (15.23%) Windows
26 81 (15.23%) TDD
26 81 (15.23%) DevOps
27 73 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.88%) IIS
2 8 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.56%) Confluence
6 2 (0.38%) CMS
6 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.94%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 230 (43.23%) Azure
2 116 (21.80%) AWS
3 31 (5.83%) GCP
4 23 (4.32%) SaaS
5 15 (2.82%) Power Platform
6 13 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.07%) GitHub
8 9 (1.69%) PaaS
9 7 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (1.32%) PowerApps
9 7 (1.32%) Serverless
10 5 (0.94%) Azure Functions
10 5 (0.94%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.75%) Office 365
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Flow
13 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.19%) Force.com
13 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.19%) AMQP
2 1 (0.19%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.46%) MongoDB
3 38 (7.14%) MySQL
4 32 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.51%) Redis
6 22 (4.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 22 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (2.44%) Cosmos DB
8 12 (2.26%) Power BI
9 10 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (1.88%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 49 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 27 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (3.57%) Selenium
5 14 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (2.44%) NUnit
6 13 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 12 (2.26%) JIRA
8 10 (1.88%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.69%) Subversion
9 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.50%) Gatling
11 5 (0.94%) MSTest
12 4 (0.75%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.56%) Moq
14 2 (0.38%) CppUnit
14 2 (0.38%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.38%) TestComplete
14 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 135 (25.38%) Finance
2 38 (7.14%) Banking
3 22 (4.14%) Front Office
3 22 (4.14%) Retail
4 13 (2.44%) Automotive
5 11 (2.07%) Legal
6 6 (1.13%) Games
7 5 (0.94%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.94%) Electronics
8 4 (0.75%) Law
9 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.38%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.38%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (100.00%) .NET
2 215 (40.41%) ASP.NET
3 177 (33.27%) .NET Core
4 153 (28.76%) AngularJS
5 129 (24.25%) HTML
6 127 (23.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 117 (21.99%) CSS
8 109 (20.49%) .NET Framework
9 98 (18.42%) React
10 81 (15.23%) Web Services
11 73 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (10.34%) jQuery
13 52 (9.77%) HTML5
14 50 (9.40%) WPF
15 48 (9.02%) RESTful
16 44 (8.27%) WinForms
17 40 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 36 (6.77%) REST
19 32 (6.02%) WCF
20 30 (5.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.08%) Algorithms
4 18 (3.38%) User Experience
5 16 (3.01%) Robotics
5 16 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.88%) Cloud Native
7 9 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.32%) Social Media
9 5 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.75%) AS400
10 4 (0.75%) Blog
10 4 (0.75%) Equities
10 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.56%) BYOD
11 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.38%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.38%) Smart Home
12 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (15.23%) Windows
2 13 (2.44%) Linux
3 12 (2.26%) Android
4 11 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Unix
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (97.74%) Software Engineering
2 315 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (28.01%) MVC
4 108 (20.30%) Microservices
5 102 (19.17%) Scrum
6 88 (16.54%) OO
7 87 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (15.23%) DevOps
8 81 (15.23%) TDD
9 72 (13.53%) Unit Testing
10 68 (12.78%) Computer Science
11 62 (11.65%) Test Automation
12 58 (10.90%) OOD
13 48 (9.02%) SDLC
14 46 (8.65%) Mentoring
15 45 (8.46%) OOP
15 45 (8.46%) SOLID
16 44 (8.27%) Fintech
16 44 (8.27%) Machine Learning
16 44 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 491 (92.29%) C#
2 251 (47.18%) SQL
3 248 (46.62%) JavaScript
4 83 (15.60%) T-SQL
5 55 (10.34%) Java
6 38 (7.14%) C++
7 35 (6.58%) Python
7 35 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 25 (4.70%) TypeScript
9 22 (4.14%) F#
10 20 (3.76%) VB
11 19 (3.57%) MATLAB
12 18 (3.38%) R
13 13 (2.44%) C
14 11 (2.07%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.07%) Scala
15 7 (1.32%) PHP
15 7 (1.32%) VBA
16 5 (0.94%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.75%) RPG
Qualifications
1 59 (11.09%) Degree
2 36 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.94%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (6.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) vSphere
2 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (6.77%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.44%) Kibana
3 5 (0.94%) Terraform
4 3 (0.56%) MIIS
5 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 168 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.32%) WorldPay
3 20 (3.76%) Google
4 18 (3.38%) FIS
4 18 (3.38%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.50%) Dynatrace
6 6 (1.13%) Oracle
6 6 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.13%) UiPath
7 5 (0.94%) Blue Prism
7 5 (0.94%) New Relic
7 5 (0.94%) SolarWinds
8 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.75%) BT
9 2 (0.38%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.38%) Perforce
9 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.19%) Cognos
10 1 (0.19%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.19%) VMware